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This week at the library — April 22, 2018

April 23, 6:30 pm, Peacham Knitters and Puzzlers — Bring your knitting or other handwork for an evening of creativity and chatting. Or work on the current jigsaw puzzle while you chat.

April 25, 10:30am, Tai Chi for Fall Prevention – Join us for regular Tai Chi practice, for both beginners and more advanced practitioners.   Sponsored by Northeast Kingdom Council on Aging and SASH.

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April 27, 10am – noon — Coffee Hour — Join us for a cup of coffee or tea, a sweet or two and good conversation. Suitable for all ages!

April 28, 9am – noon, FOPL Flea Market – Support Friends of Peacham Library – drop by the Flea Market at the Congregational Church and pick up some bargains and sweets.  Donations of quality used items are welcome.  Contact Becky Lafferty at 592-3531 or Joanna Bodenweber at 563-2656 for pick up assistance.

Looking Ahead

May 4, 9:15 am, Story Time – Stories, a craft, and a bit of running around.  Everyone is welcome.

May 4, 10am – noon — Coffee Hour — Join us for a cup of coffee or tea, a sweet or two and good conversation. Suitable for all ages!

May 4, 6:00 pm, Family Movie – “Ferdinand” – Enjoy some cocoa, popcorn and a great movie.  PJs optional.  All children must be accompanied by an adult. Rated PG.

May 7, 7:00 pm, Board Meeting Meetings are open to the public.

 

 

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This week at the library — April 15, 2018

April 18, Tai Chi for Fall Prevention – Beginners 10am – 10:45am, Advanced 11:00 – noon–sponsored by Northeast Kingdom Council on Aging and SASH.

April 19, 7:00 pm, Readers’ Delight – Join us for a discussion of  Rules of Civility by Amor Towles. Contact the library if you would like to borrow a copy of the book.

April 20, 10am – noon — Coffee Hour — Join us for a cup of coffee or tea, a sweet or two and good conversation. Suitable for all ages!

April 21, 11am, Kick Your Sugar Cravings Goodbye – sugarHealth Coach, Robyn Morrison, will help you understand your sugar cravings, why you have them, what they mean and what to do about them.

Looking Ahead

April 23, 6:30 pm, Peacham Knitters and Puzzlers — Bring your knitting or other handwork for an evening of creativity and chatting. Or work on the current jigsaw puzzle while you chat.

April 25, 10:30am, Tai Chi for Fall Prevention – Join us for regular Tai Chi practice, for both beginners and more advanced practitioners.   Sponsored by Northeast Kingdom Council on Aging and SASH.

April 27, 10am – noon — Coffee Hour — Join us for a cup of coffee or tea, a sweet or two and good conversation. Suitable for all ages!

April 28, 9am – noon, FOPL Flea Market – Support Friends of Peacham Library – drop by the Flea Market at the Congregational Church and pick up some bargains and sweets.  Donations of quality used items are welcome.  Contact Becky Lafferty at 592-3531 or Joanna Bodenweber at 563-2656 for pick up assistance.

 

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This week at the library — April 8, 2018

April 8, 3:00 – 5:30pm – Friendly Folk Music Jam OpenMusic1 to acoustic instrument players of any skill level interested in a relaxed, collegial atmosphere to share folk or old-time music. Come share your talent and a simple song (3 or 4 chords).

April 9, 6:30 pm, Peacham Knitters and Puzzlers Bring your knitting or other handwork for an evening of creativity and chatting. Or work on the current jigsaw puzzle while you chat.

April 11, Tai Chi for Fall Prevention – Beginners 10am – 10:45am, Advanced 11:00 – noon–sponsored by Northeast Kingdom Council on Aging and SASH.

April 13, 10am – noon — Coffee Hour — Join us for a cup of coffee or tea, a sweet or two and good conversation. Suitable for all ages!

Looking Ahead

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April 17, 1:15 pm, Tuesday Theatre – “Goodbye Christopher Robin” – The story behind the Winnie the Pooh books – the relationship between AA Milne, the author, and CR Milne, the son who the stories are about. Rated PG.

April 18, Tai Chi for Fall Prevention – Beginners 10am – 10:45am, Advanced 11:00 – noon–sponsored by Northeast Kingdom Council on Aging and SASH.

April 19, 7:00 pm, Readers’ Delight – Join us for a discussion of  Rules of Civility by Amor Towles. Contact the library if you would like to borrow a copy of the book.

April 20, 10am – noon — Coffee Hour — Join us for a cup of coffee or tea, a sweet or two and good conversation. Suitable for all ages!

April 21, 11am, Kick Your Sugar Cravings Goodbye – sugarHealth Coach, Robyn Morrison, will help you understand your sugar cravings, why you have them, what they mean and what to do about them.

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It’s SPRING CLEANING time again!  We’re gearing up for our Annual Flea Market to benefit the Friends of Peacham Library on Saturday, April 28, from 9 a.m. to noon at the Peacham Congregational Church.  We’re seeking donations of good, clean, items such as furniture, lamps, electronics in working order, linens, glass and wooden ware, toys, artwork, household items, sporting goods, and jewelry.  No clothing or books, please.  This is a great way to help with your spring cleaning and assist Peacham Library at the same time.

Items may be dropped off at the Church between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. on Friday, April 27, or call Becky Lafferty at 592-3531 or Joanna Bodenweber at 563-2656 for pick up assistance.  Thanks for your generosity, and please join us at the Flea Market!

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This week at the library — April 1, 2018

April 2, 7:00 pm, Board Meeting Meetings are open to the public.

April 4, Tai Chi for Fall Prevention – Beginners 10am – 10:45am, Advanced 11:00 – noon–sponsored by Northeast Kingdom Council on Aging and SASH.

April 6, 9:15 am, Story Time – Stories, a craft, and a bit of running around.  Everyone is welcome.

April 6, 10am – noon — Coffee Hour — Join us for a cup of coffee or tea, a sweet or two and good conversation. Suitable for all ages!wonder

April 6, 6:00 pm, Family Movie – “Wonder” – Enjoy some cocoa, popcorn and a great movie.  PJs optional.  All children must be accompanied by an adult. Rated PG.

Looking Ahead

April 8, 3:00 – 5:30pm – Friendly Folk Music Jam OpenMusic1 to acoustic instrument players of any skill level interested in a relaxed, collegial atmosphere to share folk or old-time music. Come share your talent and a simple song (3 or 4 chords).

April 9, 6:30 pm, Peacham Knitters and Puzzlers Bring your knitting or other handwork for an evening of creativity and chatting. Or work on the current jigsaw puzzle while you chat.

April 11, Tai Chi for Fall Prevention – Beginners 10am – 10:45am, Advanced 11:00 – noon–sponsored by Northeast Kingdom Council on Aging and SASH.  goodbye

April 13, 10am – noon — Coffee Hour — Join us for a cup of coffee or tea, a sweet or two and good conversation. Suitable for all ages!

April 17, 1:15 pm, Tuesday Theatre – “Goodbye Christopher Robin” – The story behind the Winnie the Pooh books – the relationship between AA Milne, the author, and CR Milne, the son who the stories are about. Rated PG.

April 18, Tai Chi for Fall Prevention – Beginners 10am – 10:45am, Advanced 11:00 – noon–sponsored by Northeast Kingdom Council on Aging and SASH.

April 19, 7:00 pm, Readers’ Delight – Join us for a discussion of  Rules of Civility by Amor Towles. Contact the library if you would like to borrow a copy of the book.

April 20, 10am – noon — Coffee Hour — Join us for a cup of coffee or tea, a sweet or two and good conversation. Suitable for all ages!

April 21, 11am, Kick Your Sugar Cravings Goodbye – sugarHealth Coach, Robyn Morrison, will help you understand your sugar cravings, why you have them, what they mean and what to do about them.

Of Interest

It’s SPRING CLEANING time again!  We’re gearing up for our Annual Flea Market to benefit the Friends of Peacham Library on Saturday, April 28, from 9 a.m. to noon at the Peacham Congregational Church.  We’re seeking donations of good, clean, items such as furniture, lamps, electronics in working order, linens, glass and wooden ware, toys, artwork, household items, sporting goods, and jewelry.  No clothing or books, please.  This is a great way to help with your spring cleaning and assist Peacham Library at the same time.

Items may be dropped off at the Church between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. on Friday, April 27, or call Becky Lafferty at 592-3531 or Joanna Bodenweber at 563-2656 for pick up assistance.  Thanks for your generosity, and please join us at the Flea Market!

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This week at the library — November 26, 2017

November 27, 6:30 pm, Peacham Knitters and Puzzlers — Bring your knitting or other handwork for an evening of creativity and chatting. Or work on the current jigsaw puzzle.

December 1, 9:15am, Story Time — Stories and play for the young and young at heone-sheetart.

December 1, 10:00 am – noon, Coffee Hour – Join us for a cup of coffee or tea, a sweet or two and good conversation. Suitable for all ages!

December 1, 6:00pm, Family Movie – The Polar Express– Enjoy some cocoa, popcorn and a great movie.  PJ’s optional. All children must be accompanied by an adult.

December 3, 2:00 – 4:00 pm, High Holiday Tea — Sip a cup of tea and tea2017visit with your neighbors. Sample our sweet and savory delights. Take a chance with the raffle.  All to support Friends of Peacham Library.

Looking Ahead

December 4, Holiday Adopt-A-Books on display — Drop by to look at the books and maybe adopt a book in support of the library.  A complete list is available here.

December 4, 7:00 pm, Board Meeting — Meetings are open to the public.

December 6, 7:00pm – Great Decisions –Saudia Arabia in saudiTransition.  Peacham Library will host Great Decisions in Foreign Policy, a discussion program focusing on the most critical global issues facing America today. Each topic is presented in a half-hour documentary, and then thrown open for a moderated hour-long discussion.

December 7, 3:00 – 5:00, Hour of Code — Take a break from the robot_smholiday preparations to join us at the library for an hour of code.  Try your hand at writing code or learn to program a Lego robot!  There are many tutorials to try, each only an hour long.  To help you out, we’ll have people on hand with coding experience.  Can’t make it to the library, check out the “Hour of Code” website (https://hourofcode.com/us).

December 8, 10 am – noon — Coffee Hour — Join us for a cup of coffee or tea, a sweet or two and good conversation. Suitable for all ages!

December 9, 10am – noon, Santa, Crafts and Latkes — A party for the whole family.  Start the morning with crafts, followed by a visit from the man in red, and end with a feast of latkes and applesauce.

 
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This week at the library — November 19, 2017

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November 19, 2:00 pm, Friends of Peacham Library — Join the Friends as they plan events in support of the library.

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November 21, 1:15 pm, Tuesday Theatre – “Eagle Huntress” – Follow Aisholpan, a 13-year-old nomadic Mongolian girl, as she becomes the first female eagle huntress in this stunning documentary filmed in Mongolia.  Nominated for 19 awards with 8 wins at film festivals around the world.

November 23, Thanksgiving – CLOSED.

November 24, 10:00 am – noon, Coffee Hour – Join us for a cup of coffee or tea, a sweet or two and good conversation. Suitable for all ages!

Looking Ahead

November 27, 6:30 pm, Peacham Knitters and Puzzlers — Bring your knitting or other handwork for an evening of creativity and chatting. Or work on the current jigsaw puzzle.

December 1, 9:15am, Story Time — Stories and play for the young and young at heart.

December 1, 10:00 am – noon, Coffee Hour – Join us for a cup of coffee or tea, a sweet or two and good conversation. Suitable for all ages!

December 1, 6:00pm, Family Movie – TBA – Enjoy some cocoa, popcorn and a great movie.  PJ’s optional. All children must be accompanied by an adult.

December 3, 2:00 – 4:00 pm, High Holiday Tea — Sip a cup of tea and visit with your neighbors. Sample our sweet and savory delights. Take a chance with the raffle.  All to support Friends of Peacham Library.

December 6, TBA, Hour of Code — Take a break from the holiday preparations to join us at the library for an hour of code.  Try your hand at writing code or learn to program a Lego robot!  There are many tutorials to try, each only an hour long.  To help you out, we’ll have people on hand with coding experience.  Can’t make it to the library, check out the “Hour of Code” website (https://hourofcode.com/us).

December 8, 10 am – noon — Coffee Hour — Join us for a cup of coffee or tea, a sweet or two and good conversation. Suitable for all ages!

December 9, 10am – noon, Santa, Crafts and Latkes — A party for the whole family.  Start the morning with crafts, followed by a visit from the man in red, and end with a feast of latkes and applesauce.

 
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This week at the library — November 12, 2017

November 13, 6:30 pm, Peacham Knitters and Puzzlers — Bring your knitting or other handwork for an evening of creativity and chatting. Or work on the current jigsaw puzzle.

November 15, 6:30pm, Vermont Farm Kids – The library will Berenscreen a new film, “Vermont Farm Kids” produced by Maria Reade and filmed by James Chandler as part of Vermont’s Agricultural Literacy Week. This short documentary depicts the unique and poignant stories of farm kids (ages 10-28) from across the state of Vermont.

November 16, 7:00 pm, Readers’ Delight – The Hidden Life of Trees by Peter Wohlleben. Contact the library if you would like to borrow a copy of any of the book.

November 17, 10:00 am – noon, Coffee Hour – Join us for a cup of coffee or tea, a sweet or two and good conversation. Suitable for all ages!

Looking Ahead

November 19, 2:00 pm, Friends of Peacham Library — Join the Friends as they plan events in support of the library.

eagle

November 21, 1:15 pm, Tuesday Theatre – “Eagle Huntress” – Follow Aisholpan, a 13-year-old nomadic Mongolian girl, as she becomes the first female eagle huntress in this stunning documentary filmed in Mongolia.  Nominated for 19 awards with 8 wins at film festivals around the world.

November 23, Thanksgiving – CLOSED.

November 24, 10:00 am – noon, Coffee Hour – Join us for a cup of coffee or tea, a sweet or two and good conversation. Suitable for all ages!

November 27, 6:30 pm, Peacham Knitters and Puzzlers — Bring your knitting or other handwork for an evening of creativity and chatting. Or work on the current jigsaw puzzle.

December 3, 2:00 – 4:00 pm, High Holiday Tea — Sip a cup of tea and visit with your neighbors. Sample our sweet and savory delights. Take a chance with the raffle.  All to support Friends of Peacham Library.

 
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